August 9 & 10 2016 – The Rehancement Group, Inc. (TRG) coordinated and supported a Utilities Privatization (UP) Working Group Open Meeting with the DoD Services and Industry Partners in Providence, Rhode Island.
David S. Baker, TRG President, presented on behalf of the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD) at Energy Exchange on the subject of Utilities Privatization: A Path to DoD Energy Resilience. Mr. Baker provided a high level OSD Overview and the current status of utilities privatization for each of the DoD branches. Additionally, Mr. Baker participated on a panel of experts DoD UP that answered questions from Industry Partners in attendance. Topics included what’s new and emerging in the utility privatization arena, challenges, unexpected benefits, current best practices, and metrics used in the industry to support benefits or reliability.